Note: the de Young is open on Memorial Day, 5/29.
9:30 am – 5:15 pm
Explore forms the way artists do, by twisting a flat piece of paper into unexpected shapes.
By Raphael Noz, senior teaching artist
Learn the basics of paint making, following and creating recipes with different pigments and binders.
By Hannah Freeman, senior teaching artist
Let’s build a diorama inside or outside of the box that the art supplies arrived in.
By Jill McLennan, senior teaching artist
Make an illustrated book to capture moments of your life.
By Jennie Smith, senior teaching artist
Create a portrait inspired by Andrea McCoy Harvey’s Afro Goddess, included in The de Young Open exhibition.
By Andrea McCoy Harvey, artist and art teacher
Create a mixed-media collage that shows a habitat and the animal that lives there.
With Halloween upon us, what better time to look closely and think about how a costume can tell a story?
Discover and make printing tools, and consider the intersection of color and mark making.
By Hannah Freeman, Senior Teaching Artist
In this project you will use found materials to put on a yard show with a social message for your community.
See the multiple ways you can mix color and create symmetry.
By Jennie Smith
Create a simple collage landscape representing an ideal place, focusing on the horizon line.
Did you know that you can make a view camera using simple materials you may have at home?
By Raphael Noz, Senior Teaching Artist